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flection

flec·tion

flection

 
pronunciation:
flek shn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of bending or flexing, or the condition of being bent or flexed.
similar words:
bend
definition 2: a bent part or bend.
definition 3: in grammar, inflection.
definition 4: flexion.
derivation: flectional (adj.)